Physicians report spending nearly 50% of their work day on electronic health record (EHR) and desk work¹
55% of physicians report administrative tasks are the main cause of burnout³
Computerized physician order entry (CPOE) accounts for 43 minutes of EHR time for physicians each day²
37% of physicians feel too much paperwork and regulations contribute to their feelings of burnout⁴
3M™ M*Modal Fluency Align is a conversational artificial intelligence (AI)-powered solution that is cloud-based, secure and mobile. It enables the capture of a complete, structured clinical note in the EHR directly from the patient-physician interaction. All of this happens automatically in the background, allowing the clinician to remain focused on the patient.
3M Fluency Align is easy to use, flexible and helps clinicians spend less time in the EHR. 3M’s conversational AI empowers more than 300,000 clinicians to transform the experience of health care.
Discover the inspiration and information you’re looking for on the health care topics that matter most.
(1) Sinsky, C., Colligan, L., Li, L., Prgomet, M., Reynolds, S., Goeders, L., Westbrook, J., Tutty, M., & Blike, G. (2016). Allocation of Physician Time in Ambulatory Practice: A Time and Motion Study in 4 Specialties. Annals of internal medicine, 165(11), 753–760. https://doi.org/10.7326/M16-0961
(2) Arndt, B. G., Beasley, J. W., Watkinson, M. D., Temte, J. L., Tuan, W. J., Sinsky, C. A., & Gilchrist, V. J. (2017). Tethered to the EHR: Primary Care Physician Workload Assessment Using EHR Event Log Data and Time-Motion Observations. Annals of family medicine, 15(5), 419–426. https://doi.org/10.1370/afm.2121
(3) Kane, L. (2020, January 15). Medscape National Physician Burnout & Suicide Report 2020: The Generational Divide. Medscape.
(4) Medical Economics. (2019). 2019 Physician Burnout Survey: Results show growing crisis in medicine. Medical Economics Journal, 96(16).